Austin November 14, 2016
7 Small Rural Towns Near Austin That Are Downright Delightful
Austin whirls with hustle and bustle, but these seven small towns have a slow-paced lifestyle. Hop in the truck and take a drive to these rural towns near Austin. These cities are downright delightful.
1. Marble Falls
Marble Falls is the definition of delightful. Sweet Berry Farm attracts families and visitors every year for their fragrant, floral selections. The stunning hill country views are a showstopper, too.
When the bluebonnets are blooming, there's no place you'd rather be than Burnet, Texas. You should definitely take a stroll through the historic Burnet square when you visit.
3. Liberty Hill
Walking along the streets in Liberty Hill is like traipsing through the good 'ol days. The population is only 1,608, but their town pride runs strong.
Just when you thought the Hill Country could't get any more gorgeous, Wimberley proves you wrong. The gorgeous scenery around the Blanco River never ceases to amaze visitors.
Home to the famous Salt Lick BBQ restaurant, Driftwood is carnivore's dream. Luxurious wineries also pop up through this small town.
Window-shoppers rejoice! Fredericksburg is the ultimate boutique-hopping destination. Try some decadent fudge while you peruse the storefronts. You never know what will catch you eye.
7. Johnson City
Only 1,656 people live in Johnson City, but this little town is bursting with small-town flair. The Blanco Courthouse was built in 1916 and still charms people today.
What’s your favorite small town near Austin?